• Film Shows: October and November 2015

    During October and November, we'll be presenting film shows to groups in Faceby, Headingley, Northallerton and Holme-on-Spalding-Moor.  All these shows are open to the general public, so come along and enjoy a great selection of archive films.

    Find out more

  • Season of mists and mellow fruitfulness

    To mark the changing season, we're featuring a film made in 1940 by keen amateur filmmaker, Kenneth Raynor, showing aspects of life in Swallownest, South Yorkshire, as autumn arrives.

    Watch On the Trail of the Fall

  • Filmed and Not Forgotten

    YFA's HLF-funded project, Filmed and Not Forgotten, is now live on Google Cultural Institute: an exhibition of a small but important collection of films made in communities across Yorkshire just before, during or after the War. During the project, curator Martin Watts identified over 100 people that appear in the films, discovering some amazing and poignant stories. 

    Visit the Filmed and Not Forgotten exhibition 

  • YFA and NEFA - now on Facebook!

    The Yorkshire Film Archive and our sister-archive, North East Film Archive, are now on Facebook!  

    Click here to visit our page and keep up-to-date with the latest news.

YFA Selects

This film shows the first few years of a new concept in British agriculture – co-operative farming.  Three farmers...
Made by Kenneth Raynor, this is a film which features the people and places in the South Yorkshire village of Swallownest. ...
This is a film showing some aspects of life and farming around harvest time in the area around Great Ayton in North Yorkshire....
Filmed and Not Forgotten